Deck the Halls!


Festive foliage has arrived at the Catfox studio today (thanks to Momma Savin) & suddenly the Christmas/Solstice spirit has landed!

Christmas window at Red House Glass Cone, Catfox





Don’t forget to buy some locally sourced or created gifts this season – feel the love of the local! The Red House Glass Cone in Wordsley has a great choice of gift ideas for some last-minute present buying! (Especially if you don’t want the gifts to look last-minute. No petrol garage flowers or boxes of Milk Tray here). Ho Ho Ho!

Bostin’ Black Country Weekener


A fun and successful time was had by all at the Red House Glass Cone this weekend, with entertainment delivered in the form of band, comedy, spoken word, acoustic, world music and silly skitts.

red house glass cone black country african drums


red house glass cone black country big band








Keep your eyes peeled for further summer weekend events at the RHGC to keep you entertained in your spare time!

Funky Fusion


Look at the shiny pretty things! …. Jane Ellis from the Red House Glass Cone in Wordsley has her new website up and running – only the finishing touches left!

Jane Ellis fused glass

This lady creates the loveliest of fused glass wonders in studio 7, so click through to her site & get your shopping list sorted before you pay her a visit!! YUM.

Excited! Excited! *Panic*


Catfox’s proposal has been accepted into Wolverhampton’s Pop-up Junction Festival! Cheers, dances & jigs!


It all centres around this building & the representation of a B&W contact print from negative film. But what is the building? Hey? HEY?

Now blind panic ensues to get the piece finished in time Read the rest of this entry

Himley Highlights Tristram’s Triumphs


Local art legend Geoff Tristram is currently exhibiting a selection of his lifetime’s work at Himley Hall. You may have seen it on the news this week, viewers! A favourite of ours, Geoff has an impressive talent for turning his hand to almost any style or medium: from classical to cartoon.

Tristram, Himley










Even if you don’t know the name, you will definitely have seen Read the rest of this entry

Catfox on Tour


Apologies for the paws (ha!) in blogging this week – Catfox was having a stroll around the beautiful Gower peninsula.

Not been? Go! Lots of pretty coastline to tempt your creative juices….

Snowdon lino











And so here is layer three…. four is on its way tomorrow… so close! Also on its way is a sexy new Read the rest of this entry